The key to understanding the Old Testament is JESUS CHRIST!
The whole dispensation of the kingdom of Christ until the final judgment, embracing all of the time between the First Advent of Christ and the Second Advent of Christ culminating in the Final Judgment of all men, is repeatedly mentioned in Revelation.
Isaiah & The Dead Sea Scrolls
This psalm is both historical and prophetic. It refers to things that happened in Israel; and it is a prophecy concerning the New Testament Church.
God’s justice required that such evil be punished in Nineveh; and it still does to this very hour!
Never forget, God is watching!
This habit of praying toward a particular point has been maintained till this day by the Muslims who pray in the direction of Mecca.
The 10th commandment is the most comprehensive of the commandments, forbidding ALL unlawful desire of every kind.
These verses are among the most discussed passages in all the Bible.
Frequently, the human family have attempted to get rid of private property and to inaugurate some form of communal living, but thousands of years of experience have demonstrated invariably the futility and failure of all such systems.
The Spirit of Christ was working in the writers of the Psalms, and was sharing in their distresses and joys and was at one with them (compare Is. 63:9; 1 … Continue reading FINDING THE SPIRIT OF CHRIST EVERYWHERE IN THE PSALMS
In 1 Corinthians 5:7, Paul affirmed that Christ is our passover; but, as in most analogies, there are points of likeness and unlikeness.
As in most of the others, with regard to committing adultery, GOD did not give a reason for this prohibition. NONE WAS NEEDED.
The violation of it by self-styled liberal societies has already drowned the world in blood and may yet deliver the whole earth into the hands of ruthless murderers.
The naming of any individual was for the special purpose of establishing the line of Noah back to Adam.
the Bible extols and honors the glory of the workman.
Part 1 in “Worship” Blog Series
Salvation itself is accomplished in the power of the glorious name of GOD. “Neither is there any other name under heaven, that is given among men, wherein we must be saved” (Acts 4:12).
The ladder is also a type of the Lord Jesus Christ. The ladder was “the way” between earth and heaven; and Christ affirmed that he is indeed “The Way” (John 14:6); and, as Jacob saw the angels of God ascending and descending upon that ladder, Jesus affirmed to Nathaniel that he would “see angels ascending and descending upon the Son of Man” (John 1:51).
By its very nature any religious image is false, being a lying, man-made, presentation of what is allegedly represented.
In the earthly life of our Lord, the wonder of Bethlehem and the angelic announcement of a Saviour born culminated in the far more wonderful event of Jesus’ death and resurrection for the salvation of mankind. The best wine came last.
When man rejects miracles, he rejects God. The real essence of miracle, then, is the acknowledgment that God is at work.